Honest Pero Moth Pero honestaria (Walker, 1860)  Synonyms: Hodges #6753.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Lepidoptera   >   Family Geometridae   >   Genus Pero   

Description:

See Jason D. Roberts note in BugGuide on separating Pero honestaria, ancetaria, and morrisonia.

In addition, Jason D. Roberts (BugGuide, 2/15/2016) notes, "I have to add the small caveat that in just the last 1-2 years, identifying Pero specimens to species from photos has become quite murky, and without a physical examination or DNA, many, many IDs almost need an obligatory asterisk."

There are 40 records in the project database.

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An Honest Pero Moth in Worcester Co., Maryland (4/17/2015). Photo by Mike Burchett. (MBP list)

An Honest Pero Moth in Worcester Co., Maryland (4/18/2015). Photo by Mike Burchett. (MBP list) (More of this species)

An Honest Pero Moth in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (8/7/2016). Verified by Roger Downer/BAMONA. Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

An Honest Pero Moth in Calvert Co., Maryland (4/23/2006). Photo by Arlene Ripley. (MBP list)

An Honest Pero Moth in Calvert Co., Maryland (5/20/2006). Photo by Arlene Ripley. (MBP list)

An Honest Pero Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (2002). Photo by Larry Line. (MBP list)


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